"Sexsomnia" claim actor Simon Morris found guilty of raping 15-year-old girl

Actor who claimed he had 'sexsomnia' when he slept with a drunken 15-year-old girl at house party found guilty of rape Simon Morris, 42, described history of having sex with partners in his sleepBut really he raped the teen in bed after she had collapsed Told Cardiff Crown Court he had tests to 'try to understand' the conditionStarred in film alongside Michael Caine, in Hollyoaks and the West End | UPDATED: 14:27 GMT, 17 December 2012 Sexsomnia: Actor Simon Morris, 42, pictured, who is accused of raping a teenage girl told Cardiff Crown Court that he had no recollection of the alleged rape An actor who claimed he had 'sexsomnia' to try and wriggle out of accusations that he raped a teenage girl has been jailed after a jury refused to believe his story. Simon Morris, a bit-part actor who appeared in a film with Michael Caine and in the TV soap Hollyoaks, attacked the 15-year-old after she drank cocktails at a birthday party.

Girl, 8, with face tumour the size of a football to have life-saving surgery before it strangles her

Girl, 8, with face tumour the size of a football to have life-saving surgery before it strangles her Trinny suffers from a severe form of bone disease called Fibrous dysplasiaThe tumour is benign but has grown so quickly it has blinded her in one eye and threatens to strangle her if no action is takenMother has praised her daughter who has bravely dealt with condition for half her lifetime | UPDATED: 17:37 GMT, 14 December 2012 An eight-year-old girl with a football-sized facial tumour is to have pioneering surgery before it strangles her.

Can you get up off the floor without using your hands? If not you could be heading for an early grave

Stand up with no hands to live longer: Why you could be heading for an early grave if you can't get off the floor without using your hands Simple test asked 50 to 80-year-olds to sit on the floor and stand up with as little support as possibleAdults who needed to use a number of aids such as their hands and knees were six times more likely to die than those who didn't | UPDATED: 01:26 GMT, 14 December 2012 If getting up from a game of Scrabble on the floor this Christmas requires both hands, a lot of sighing and a helpful tug from a grandchild, beware. For the gloomy message from scientists is that you may not live as long as your flexible counterparts. Those who can sit down and get up using only one hand – or no hands at all – are likely to live for longer, a study found

Simon Morris claims he was asleep and can"t remember alleged sex attack due to "sexsomnia"

I didn't rape girl of 15… I suffer from sexsomnia: Actor claims he was asleep and can't remember attack Simon Morris, 42, described history of having sex with partners while asleep Told Cardiff Crown Court he had tests to 'try to understand' the conditionStarred in film alongside Michael Caine, in Hollyoaks and the West End | UPDATED: 20:46 GMT, 13 December 2012 Sexsomnia: Actor Simon Morris, 42, pictured, who is accused of raping a teenage girl told Cardiff Crown Court that he had no recollection of the alleged rape An actor accused of raping a teenage girl yesterday blamed it on ‘sexsomnia’, a condition which he claims causes him to have sex in his sleep

Frank Jones, 74, given suspended sentence after growing cannabis in Barnsley, Yorkshire, home to pay for son"s rehab

Judge takes pity on pensioner, 74, who grew 12,000 of cannabis to pay for son's drug rehab Frank Jones grew plants worth 12,000 from seed in Yorkshire home He hoped to raise 2,500 to pay for rehab for his drug addict sonJudge Paul Watson QC said letting him off jail was 'the right thing to do' | UPDATED: 14:30 GMT, 11 December 2012 A judge took pity on a 74-year-old man who grew cannabis to pay for a drugs rehabilitation course for his addict son. Desperate Frank Jones grew seven plants worth 12,000 in a small bedroom at his home in South Yorkshire